• Constantine XI Palaiologos - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constantine_XI_Palaiologos Constantine XI Dragases Palaiologos, Latinized as Palaeologus (Greek: Κωνσταντῖνος Δραγάσης Παλαιολόγος, romanized: Kōnstantinos Dragasēs Palaiologos; 8 February 1405 – 29 May 1453) was the last reigning Roman and Byzantine (Eastern Roman) Emperor, ruling as a member of the Palaiologos dynasty from 1449 to his death in battle at the fall of Constantinople in ...
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    www.britannica.com/biography/Constantine-XI-Palaeologus Constantine XI Palaeologus , the last Byzantine emperor (1449–53), killed in the final defense of Constantinople against the Ottoman Turks. He is sometimes referred to as Constantine XII, based on the erroneous idea that Constantine Lascaris was crowned in 1204. Constantine was the fourth son of
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    military.wikia.org/wiki/Constantine_XI_Palaiologos Constantine XI Palaiologos, Latinized as Palaeologus (Greek: Κωνσταντῖνος ΙΑ' Δραγάσης Παλαιολόγος, Kōnstantinos XI Dragasēs Palaiologos; 8 February 1404 – 29 May 1453) was the last reigning Byzantine Emperor and the last Roman emperor, reigning as a member of the Palaiologos dynasty from 1449 to his death in battle at the fall of Constantinople.
  • Constantine XI Palaiologos - OrthodoxWiki

    orthodoxwiki.org/Constantine_XI_Palaiologos Constantine XI Palaiologos (Gr: Κωνσταντίνος ΙΑ' Δραγάσης Παλαιολόγος, also Dragases), was the last reigning emperor of the Palaiologos Dynasty as well as the last of the Roman Emperors. Born in 1404 AD in Mystras, he ruled from 1449 until his death on May 29, 1453, at the Fall of Constantinople.
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    infogalactic.com/info/Constantine_XI_Palaiologos Biography. Constantine was born in Constantinople, as the eighth of ten children to Manuel II Palaiologos and Helena Dragaš, the daughter of the Serbian magnate Constantine Dragaš.He was extremely fond of his mother and added her surname (Dragases) next to his own dynastic one when he ascended the imperial throne.
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    romanchristendom.blogspot.com/2017/.../emperor-constantine-xi-palaiologos.html Constantine XI Dragases Palaiologos (Κωνσταντῖνος ΙΑ' Δραγάσης Παλαιολόγος) lived from 8 February 1405–29 May 1453, dying on the very day that his imperial city, Constantinople, and his Empire, fell to the heathen Islamic marauders.
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    alchetron.com/Constantine-XI-Palaiologos Constantine XI Dragases Palaiologos, Latinized as Palaeologus (Greek: Κωνσταντῖνος ΙΑ' Δραγάσης Παλαιολόγος, Kōnstantinos XI Dragasēs Palaiologos, Serbian: Константин XI Драгаш Палеолог, Konstantin XI Dragaš Paleolog; 8 February 1405 – 29 May 1453) was the last reigning Byzantine Emperor, reigning as a member of the Palaiologos ...
  • roman empire - Constantine XI Palaiologos - History Stack ...

    history.stackexchange.com/questions/38267/constantine-xi-palaiologos Constantine XI Palaiologos and The Empress Helena favoured union between the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church. They hoped that this would bring them support from Catholic Europe, which had demonstrated it was stronger than the Byzantine Empire, by taking Constantinople in 1204.
  • The immortal emperor: what happened to Constantine XI ...

    seanmunger.com/.../the-immortal-emperor-what-happened-to-constantine-xi-palae... The immortal emperor: what happened to Constantine XI Palaeologus? For any Byzantinist, today is one of the most important historical anniversaries there is. Five hundred and sixty-one years ago today, on May 29, 1453, the Byzantine capital Constantinople fell to the Ottoman Turks.
  • Palaiologos - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palaiologoi The Palaiologos (pl. Palaiologoi; Greek: Παλαιολόγος, pl. Παλαιολόγοι), also found in English-language literature as Palaeologus or Palaeologue, was the name of a Byzantine Greek family, which rose to nobility and ultimately produced the last ruling dynasty of the Byzantine Empire.. Founded by the 11th-century general Nikephoros Palaiologos and his son George, the family ...